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ammonia
American English: /əˈmoʊnjə/
British English: /əˈməʊnɪə/

Translation of ammonia in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • (gas)
    Example sentences
    • He isolated around twenty different airs, including hydrogen chloride, nitric oxide, and ammonia.
    • In the Solvay process, carbon dioxide and ammonia are passed into a concentrated solution of sodium chloride.
    • When ammonia is reacted with nitric acid, ammonium nitrate is produced.
    Example sentences
    • And I'll remember to stock up on ammonia to clean the eggs off my door the next day when I do
    • Make a mixture of detergent and ammonia for cleaning the walls.
    • The fluid smelt of ammonia and the victim was taken to hospital with stinging eyes after his attacker fled.

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